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Document ID (ISN)61863
CIS number 94-500
ISBN(s) 3-609-64710-8
Year 1993
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Hagberg M., Hofmann F., St÷ssel U., Westlander G.
Title Occupational health for health care workers
Bibliographic information Ecomed Verlagsgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG, Rudolf-Diesel-str. 3, 86899 Landsberg, Germany, 1993. xvii, 420p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Index.
Abstract This university-level textbook presents a state of the art review of occupational health problems among health care workers. Contents: general aspects; working conditions and health hazards of health care workers; infectious diseases and hygiene; epidemiology and prevention of viral hepatitis and other infectious diseases; chemical hazards as an occupational risk for health care workers; epidemiology and prevention of musculoskeletal accidents and diseases; dermatoses; psychological aspects of work in the health care professions.
Descriptors (primary) plant health organization; health services; training material; health care personnel; plant health services; hospitals
Descriptors (secondary) occupational accidents; medical examinations; epidemiological aspects; shift work; infectious diseases; harmful substances; infectious hepatitis; skin diseases; musculoskeletal diseases; ergonomics; operating theatres; manuals; training manuals; backache; sick building syndrome; infection control; psychological effects; vaccination; neuropsychic stress
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceGermany; Sweden
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Viral diseases (other than aids)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Health care services
OSH training
Sick building syndrome
Occupational health services